November 21, 2002




Financial reports: Limited Brands, Sharper Image, Restoration Hardware, and more

3Q net income plunges at Limited Brands
Columbus, OH-based Limited Brands (NYSE: LTD), the parent company of women’s apparel cataloger/retailer Victoria’s Secret, took a big hit to the bottom line during the third quarter. For the three …

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November 21, 2002




Catalog retail roundup

By early December, San Francisco-based gifts and gadgets marketer Sharper Image Corp.will have opened 20 new stores this fiscal year, bringing the company’s total number of stores to 127. The Sharper Image opened 14 stores in 2001 and nine in 2000.
Outdoor gear cataloger/…

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November 20, 2002




Cobranded Staples-Medical Arts book on the way

To further maximize synergies, Framingham, MA-based office superstore Staples will mail a cobranded Medical Arts Press catalog in December or January. In a conference call to investors on Nov. 19, Staples president/CEO Ronald Sargent said that the book will mail …

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November 20, 2002




Williams-Sonoma gains Bourne, loses “Taste”

Along with the news of its spectacular third-quarter numbers—including a 287% surge in net income—kitchen and home products cataloger/retailer Williams-Sonoma (NYSE: WSM) also announced it has hired Randy Bourne as senior vice president/general merchandise manager of its …

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November 20, 2002




Financial reports: Talbots, Brookstone

Talbots 3Q catalog sales down, total sales up
Third-quarter net income at Hingham, MA-based apparel cataloger/retailer The Talbots (NYSE: TLB) increased 2%, to $37.4 million for the three months ended Nov. 2. Sales increased 2%, to $401.8 million from $393.9 million last year. Catalog sales …

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November 20, 2002




Financial report: Talbots, Brookstone

Talbots 3Q catalog sales down, total sales up
Third-quarter net income at Hingham, MA-based apparel cataloger/retailer The Talbots (NYSE: TLB) increased 2%, to $37.4 million for the three months ended Nov. 2. Sales increased 2%, to $401.8 million from $393.9 million last year. Catalog sales …

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November 20, 2002




Port lockout problems not over yet

The West Coast port lockout may be over, but the resulting backlog of containers could hurt marketers throughout the holiday season.
Among the company presidents and CEOs surveyed by the National Retail Federation (NR), 38.9% expect a shortage of merchandise this …

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November 20, 2002




SkyMall for sale?

Inflight co-op cataloger SkyMall could be for sale again. At a shareholders meeting on Nov. 19, Jeff Shell, the new chief executive of SkyMall parent company Gemstar-TV Guide International, said that it would consider selling some peripheral assets, such as SkyMall, …

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November 19, 2002




Athleta scores venture capital

Women’s sports apparel cataloger/retailer Athleta on Nov. 18 completed a $6 million equity financing. Investor include former Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. general partner Michael Tokarz, Richmond Financial Group, and several affiliates of the Simon Property Group. Athleta plans to use …

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November 19, 2002




Financial reports: Staples, Williams-Sonoma, Jos. A. Bank

Staples 3Q profits up 40%
Office products cataloger/retailer Staples (NasdaqNM:SPLS) posted net income of $128 million for the three months ended Nov. 2. That’s a 40% improvement from $91.3 million for the third quarter of last year. Sales for the quarter were $3.1 …

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